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This page provides information on the English Wikisource's current administrators — users who are granted extra rights and responsibilities as described at Wikisource:Adminship.

See also:

Current administratorsEdit

Administrators are given access for one year per the Restricted access policy. Regular votes are held to confirm each user's status. Other languages indicate the areas in which the administrators might be able to converse with outside project members, or help provide public domain translations.

Username Other languages Next Confirmation Other access
BD2412 French (basic) 2023-03 bureaucrat, enwp admin, enwikt admin, enwq admin & crat
Beeswaxcandle Music (Lilypond) 2023-03 bureaucrat
Beleg Tâl French (intermediate), Latin (basic) 2022-12 wikilivres admin
BethNaught 2023-05 en.wp admin
Billinghurst 2023-02 admin: commons, enWP, meta, mw, global sysop see all
Charles Matthews French (intermediate), Russian (basic) 2023-08 enwp admin
EncycloPetey Spanish (intermediate), Latin (intermediate), French (basic), German (basic), Ancient Greek (basic) 2023-09 enwikt admin, species admin
Hesperian 2023-03 bureaucrat, admin@commons, admin@en.wp
Hrishikes Bengali, Hindi, Sanskrit (basic) 2023-09 Commons filemover & extended-uploader
Inductiveload French (basic), German (intermediate) 2023-10 interface admin
Ineuw Hungarian (intermediate), Hebrew (intermediate), French (beginner), 2022-12
Jan.Kamenicek Czech (native), Slovak (fluent), Russian (basic) 2023-02 commons filemover
Jusjih Chinese, French (nearly intermediate), Korean (very basic), Japanese (learning) 2022-12 admin and importer + others see all
Kathleen.wright5 2023-10
Mahagaja German (fluent), French (intermediate) 2023-11 admin
Mpaa Italian 2023-05
Prosfilaes Esperanto (basic) 2023-08
PseudoSkull Danish (intermediate), Spanish (basic), Tagalog (basic), Python, JavaScript (intermediate) 2023-11 enwikt admin
Samwilson PHP, Javascript, Lua 2023-11 WMF staff (as SWilson (WMF))
Xover Scandinavian languages, general geekery (programming etc.) 2023-07
Zyephyrus French, Latin, Ancient Greek 2023-11 bureaucrat

Confirmation discussionsEdit

Restricted access depends on the continued support of the community. This may be tested by a vote of confidence, in which a simple majority (50%+1) must support the user's continued access for it to be retained. (What access a discussion concerns should be explicitly noted in the discussion's introduction.) Any user may propose a vote of confidence, but at least three established users must support the need for one before it can be called. Such a proposal is made automatically one year after the last scheduled or called proposal (concerning all restricted access).

In the case of an unscheduled (called) proposal, the user may not use the restricted access for any non-trivial action at any time until the vote is closed. A bureaucrat will eventually archive the discussion and, if so decided, request removal of restricted access by a steward.

 —Restricted access policy

Nominations for adminshipEdit

Older nominations are archived.